Masterworks IV

Sounds of the Sea

March 22, 2020 at 3pm
Collins Center for the Arts
Lucas Richman, conductor

Walter Piston, Bicentennial Fanfare
Bedřich Smetana, The Moldau
Lucas Richman, The Warming Sea [World Premiere]
Nancy Galbraith, Tormenta del Sur
Claude Debussy, La Mer

A unique concert experience awaits audiences at this joint presentation by the BSO and the Maine Science Festival exploring how composers have depicted the sea and the power of nature through music across generations. Hear Smetana’s iconic Moldau and Debussy’s sweeping La Mer accompanied by a new work from Lucas Richman, The Warming Sea, exploring changes in the Gulf of Maine through music and multimedia, commissioned by the Maine Science Festival. The program also features Nancy Galbraith’s Tormenta del Sur and Maine composer Walter Piston’s Bicentennial Fanfare, originally premiered in 1976 and used here to mark the State of Maine Bicentennial.

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